I don’t know what it is about Scott Walker, but after watching a documentary about him I felt like I had to go into the studio and make something. Scott’s drone-ish, yet emotionally charged vocal styling is only the top layer of his wonder cake.
Never before were cameras allowed in the studio with him while he worked. For this documentary you get a look inside his mind as you’re taken along the his voyage, career, and mental navigation of his art and passion – recording music.
His words, music, art and life inspired me to set out and instantly record something… letting my thoughts of logic and technicalness fall to the wayside as my creativity elbowed passed rational thought. Here is the result I call “Predictable Patterns”.